MOBILion Systems, Inc. is partnering with Agilent Technologies Inc. to integrate its patented ion mobility separations technology, called Structures for Lossless Ion Manipulation (SLIM), with Agilent’s Q-TOF mass spectrometry platform as the company’s first commercial product offering. MOBILion’s high resolution, high throughput technology combined with Agilent’s high-performance Q-TOF platform provides unparalleled analytical capability, enabling pharmaceutical […]

A high-throughput workflow for PIS and NLS based shotgun lipidomics workflow enabling target and discovery lipidomics is now available in the latest version of SimLipid, a software for mass spectrometry data analysis Palo Alto, California PREMIER Biosoft today announced the release of SimLipid® v. 5.50, which provides an automated data analysis solution for shotgun lipidomics […]

Palo Alto, California — PREMIER Biosoft today announced the release of SimLipid® v. 5.50, which provides an automated data analysis solution for shotgun lipidomics workflows. The program exploits the features offered by multiple precursor ion scan (PIS) and neutral loss scan (NLS) methods of triple quadrupole (QqQ) mass spectrometers. This functionality enables lipid species identification […]

– New brand relaunched the company’s identity as a global science and technology company – Relaunch of brand identity included new logo, vibrant visuals BILLERICA, Mass. — MilliporeSigma today announced that it has been recognized by BioInformatics LLC with a 2016 Life Science Industry Award® for most memorable advertising.  Market research firm BioInformatics LLC announced the […]

Washington University School of Medicine first partner to adopt company-centric workflow for immuno-oncology research  CARLSBAD, Calif.–Thermo Fisher Scientific today announced its Center of Excellence in Immunotherapy Program designed to build strategic collaborations and accelerate research and clinical trials in immuno-oncology around the globe. The Washington University School of Medicine is the first institution to partner […]

BILLERICA, Mass. — The International Phenome Centre Network (IPCN), founded by Imperial College London and more than a dozen international partners in Australia, Canada, China, Japan, Singapore, Taiwan, the US, and the UK (, was launched officially this week at the 2016 World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) conference in Doha, Qatar.  This global network is a critical link between leading research centers across […]

WASHINGTON — Danaher Corporation (NYSE: DHR) announced today that effective January 1, 2017, Rainer Blair has been promoted to Executive Vice President of Danaher Corporation, with responsibility for the Company’s $5 billion Life Sciences platform. Mr. Blair, 52 years old, has served in a series of progressively more responsible general management roles since joining Danaher in 2010, and is currently the […]

Global consortium will advance precision medicine research through metabolic phenotyping MILFORD, Mass.– A consortium of leading research centers from six different countries today launched the International Phenome Centre Network (IPCN) at the 2016 World Innovation Summit for Health (WISH) in Doha, Qatar. Through its commitment to harmonized metabolic phenotyping methods, the IPCN will tackle some of the most […]

The world’s smallest, commercial high-resolution PTR-TOFMS instrument for VOC monitoring IONICON Analytik, the Austrian based leading manufacturer of real-time trace VOC analyzers, introduces a new compact high-resolution instrument. For the first time IONICON combines high-sensitivity with a high mass resolving power in a small and lightweight PTR-TOFMS. The PTR-TOF 4000 has already been successfully deployed aboard […]